Teaching Award Winners

Associate Professor Emily Parker Department of Chemistry
Associate Professor Emily Parker, Department of Chemistry
Associate Professor Uwe Ring Department of Geological Sciences
Associate Professor Uwe Ring, Department of Geological Sciences
Bob Reed
Professor Bob Reed, Department of Economics and Finance
Dr Chris Gallavin School of Law
Dr Chris Gallavin, School of Law
Dr Alex James, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Dr Alex James, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Dr Paul Ballantine Department of Management
Dr Paul Ballantine, Department of Management
Jason Tylianakis
Dr Jason Tylianakis, School of Biological Sciences
Gina Haines, School of Literacies and Arts in Education
Gina Haines, School of Literacies and Arts in Education
Professor Bill Davison, School of Biological Sciences
Professor Bill Davison, School of Biological Sciences
Professor Eric Pawson, Department of Geography
Professor Eric Pawson, Department of Geography
Professor Lucy Johnston, Department of Psychology
Professor Lucy Johnston, Department of Psychology
Richard Fisher, Department of Accounting and Information Systems
Richard Fisher, Department of Accounting and Information Systems

UC Teaching Awards 2014

"Teaching awards recognise significant teaching-related achievements in both undergraduate and graduate programmes (including thesis supervision) . . ."

Timelines

  • 12 January 2015: Nominations for UC Teaching Awards and the UC Teaching Medal will open;
  • 16 February 2015: Deadlines for return of nominations;
  • 2 March 2015: Invitation sent to successful nominees to submit full application;
  • 24 April 2015: Deadline for receipt of application for teaching awards;
  • 27 April 2015: Deadline for receipt of portfolio for teaching medal;
  • 15 May 2015: Notification to successful candidates;
  • 22 June 2015: Teaching Awards Ceremony, to be confirmed.

The UC Teaching Awards were introduced to the University in 2001. A maximum of six Teaching Awards may be made annually across the University.

The awards recognise excellence in teaching (including thesis supervision) in both undergraduate and graduate programmes.

Nominations

As a first step, nominations for a teaching award must be submitted on the Teaching Award Nomination Form (Word 60KB). All nominations will be acknowledged and invitations will be sent out to those nominees who are sucessful at this stage to submit a full application.

Applications

Awards flier

The final step is to complete a teaching portfolio and application form (Word, 27KB) The form contains all the information you need to prepare and submit a portfolio. You may also wish to look through the UC Teaching Award Nominee Information (Word, 21KB) to help you submit your portfolio.

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)(Word, 19KB)

The award

The current award was designed by Hamish Meikle of the School of Fine Arts. It explores the notions of rough to smooth and blunt to sharp, while also expressing the sense of directional or guiding experiences – all of these symbolic of the activities of teaching and learning. There is a South Pacific aesthetic embodied in the award’s tapering form and in cross-section the award echoes the University’s coat of arms.

Previous winners

Look back through the 2013 Teaching Award winners and winners from previous years.

Other awards

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